Match 44 IPL 2013 –Delhi Daredevils vs Kolkata Knight Riders
Date – Wed May 1
Time – 8:00 pm i.e 14:30 GMT | 20:00 IST
Venue – International Cricket Stadium, Raipur
Today in the 44th match of Pepsi IPL 2013, Delhi Daredevils will take on Kolkata Knight Riders at International Cricket Stadium, Raipur. Both these teams are in the bottom four at the points table as Delhi have won just 2 out of 9 where as Kolkata have won 3 out of 9 matches played so far. Both these teams need to win atleast 6 of their remaining matches to qualify for the play-off’s.
Delhi Daredevils who have the most explosive batsmen in world cricket, Virender Sehwag and David Warner need a joint team effort in remaining matches other wise they will be thrown out of the competition.
Defending champions Kolkata who also rely on their batting department needs to get their act together otherwise the defending champions will be shown the door even before the playoff’s. Though Gautam Gambhir, Manvinder Bisla and Eoin Morgan has played some good innings but lack of consistency from them and other team members have cost
Delhi Daredevils Team IPL 2013
Ajit Agarkar, Manpreet Juneja, Varun Aaron, Unmukt Chand, Kedar Jadhav, Siddarth Kaul, Shahbaz Nadeem, Yogesh Nagar, Sujit Nayak, Pawan Negi, Ashish Nehra, Naman Ojha(wk), Irfan Pathan, Virender Sehwag, Arisht Singhvi, Venugopal Rao, Umesh Yadav, CM Gautam, Royston Dias , Gulam Bodi, Johan Botha, Mahela Jayawardene(c), Jeevan Mendis, Kevin Pietersen, Andre Russell, Jesse Ryder, Roelof Van Der Merwe, David Warner, Morne Morkel
Kolkata Knight Riders Team IPL 2013
Gautam Gambhir (c), Sarabjit Singh Ladda, Lakshmipathy Balaji, Rajat Bhatia, Manvinder Bisla(wk), Debabrata Das, Iqbal Abdulla, Yusuf Pathan, Pradeep Sangwan, Mohammad Shami, Laxmi Ratan Shukla, Manoj Tiwary, Brad Haddin, Jacques Kallis, Brett Lee, Brendon McCullum, Ryan McLaren’ Eoin Morgan, Sunil Narine, James Pattinson, Sachithra Senanayake, Shakib Al Hasan, Ryan ten Doeschate